Following his undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Business Administration with Organisational Behavior (UG, Deree College, ‘96) and Tourism Management (PG, University of Surrey, ‘98) respectively, between 1998-2004 he was engaged in projects in the hospitality, tourism and recreation sectors in the United Kingdom (Hotel sector, Airlines) and in Greece (Olympic Games).

He then moved into the Higher Education sector and at present is the Vice Principal of Global Engagement and the Director of the Athens Downtown Campus at Metropolitan College.

He has over 15 years of senior administration experience working in higher education academic institutions, including Metropolitan College and The American College of Greece.